Turning 18 is a big thing in the UK. Even though there are things you can do at 16 and 17, at 18 you are recognized as a legal adult. So you plan the party and celebrate with all your mates and have a great time. And when that’s over you can get on with your responsible (or not so responsible) adult life. Here are the fun (and not so fun) things you can do in the UK once you hit the age of 18:
1. Make Your Voice Heard by Voting
Finally! You don’t have to sit by whilst the adults make the decisions, once you turn 18 you are free to cast your own vote and get involved with shaping the direction of your country.